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<b>COVID-19:</b> Ontario patients to be ranked for life-saving care should ICUs become full

COVID-19: Ontario patients to be ranked for life-saving care should ICUs become full

Patients will be scored by doctors on a 'short-term mortality risk assessment,' according to a new document
<b>COVID-19:</b> Ontario must cut cases to 1,000 daily to lift lockdowns, Dr. Wiilliams says

COVID-19: Ontario must cut cases to 1,000 daily to lift lockdowns, Dr. Wiilliams says

Williams said he would also like to see the number of COVID-19 patients in hospital intensive care units drop to 150 - from 395 reported Monday - before ending the lockdown
Ontario's COVID test processing dips on Tuesdays, here's why

Ontario's COVID test processing dips on Tuesdays, here's why

On Friday a record 76,742 tests were reported processed, on Tuesday, there were 44,802 tests processed
<b>CANADA:</b> Provinces delaying or revisiting vaccine programs as Pfizer slows dose deliveries

CANADA: Provinces delaying or revisiting vaccine programs as Pfizer slows dose deliveries

Canada's deliveries after the partial pause will be bigger than previously expected so Pfizer can fulfil its contract to deliver four million doses by the end of March
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> The recent appearance of unexplained monoliths offers connections to the ancient past

BEYOND LOCAL: The recent appearance of unexplained monoliths offers connections to the ancient past

Artifacts and art possess an extraordinary power to capture our attention even as civilizations rise and fall, and remind us of our connections to the places we inhabit, anthropologist says
Transition documents suggest Biden plans Day 1 order rescinding Keystone XL permit

Transition documents suggest Biden plans Day 1 order rescinding Keystone XL permit

The documents, seen by The Canadian Press, feature a to-do list for inauguration day that includes signing an executive order to rescind the Keystone XL construction permit granted in 2019 by predecessor Donald Trump
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How our view of animals shapes our connection to them

BEYOND LOCAL: How our view of animals shapes our connection to them

Human-animal bonds can have beneficial impacts on society
<b>CANADA:</b> Study highlights 'shocking' use of physical restraint on children with disabilities in schools

CANADA: Study highlights 'shocking' use of physical restraint on children with disabilities in schools

A recent Manitoba study documented the shocking use of restraints and seclusion of children with disabilities in schools
<b>U.S:</b> Regardless of impeachment, 'Trumpism' is expected to live on

U.S: Regardless of impeachment, 'Trumpism' is expected to live on

Trumpism is a new political formation, blending white supremacy, voter suppression, market fundamentalism and authoritarianism, and it will survive long after Trump leaves the White House, professor says
Accused in decades-old Barrie murder may have lived under assumed name

Accused in decades-old Barrie murder may have lived under assumed name

'He dated my aunt for a while and I remember that when they were together, no one messed with me'